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By Marcy Wilhelm-South (compiler)
Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Marcy Wilhelm-South (2018), "The Effects of Pet Ownership on Falls and Household Accidents Among Older Adults (HABRI Central Bibliography)," https://habricentral.org/resources/63006.
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